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Star Wars: A New Dawn by John Jackson Miller (book review).

April 28, 2015 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: A New Dawn by John Jackson Miller (book review).

‘Star Wars: A New Dawn’ by John Jackson Miller is one of the first novels of the ‘new’ continuity established in the aftermath of Disney’s acquisition of Lucasfilm. More importantly, it tells us the story of how Kanan and Hera met, the two leaders of a seditious cell in the animated series ‘Star Wars: Rebels’. […]

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Stealth by Karen Miller (book review).

April 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Stealth by Karen Miller (book review).

The Republic may be losing the war. General Grievous is taking his ‘clanky butt’ and his war fleet into the fray and, planet by planet, spreading darkness across the galaxy. Now he has attacked Kothlis, strategically located in the Mid Rim area and with a valuable spynet facility. It must not fall. Fortunately, Obi-Wan, Anakin, […]

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Star Wars Battlefront 2015 (trailer).

April 18, 2015 | By | Reply More
Star Wars Battlefront 2015 (trailer).

The Star Wars Battlefront game is shaping up to be one of the must-have purchases of the year – coming out November 2015, right in time for the new movie. What a coincidence, eh? You can buy the game over at http://amzn.to/1EVUxjk

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens … trailer 2!

April 16, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Star Wars: The Force Awakens … trailer 2!

Get your first look at the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser #2. Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams join forces to take you back again to a galaxy far, far away as “Star Wars” returns to the big screen with “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Episode VII in the Star Wars Saga, Star Wars: The […]

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X Marks the spot.

April 1, 2015 | By | Reply More
X Marks the spot.

Star Wars: Empire And Rebellion: Honor Among Thieves by James S.A. Corey (pub: Arrow Books/Random House/Lucas Books. 346 page paperback. Price: £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-099-59426-0) check out websites: www.delreybooks.com, www.randomhouse.co.uk and www.starwars.com released 23 April 2014  

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Building A Millennium Falcon: How To Really Do It by: GF Willmetts (article)

March 9, 2015 | By | Reply More
Building A Millennium Falcon: How To Really Do It by: GF Willmetts  (article)

The Millennium Falcon wasn’t exactly new when Lando Calrissian owned it before losing it in a game of sabacc to Han Solo. It was a pile of junk brought through several centuries by many owners which I’m sure Calrissian was glad that was the only thing he had to part with as he sought a […]

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Harrison Ford crash lands dead plane on 8th hole.

March 6, 2015 | By | Reply More
Harrison Ford crash lands dead plane on 8th hole.

Some days there are stories which float up that are far stranger than fiction. Imagine the scene. You are a doctor playing a round of golf on the the golf course green with your colleague – also a doctor. I mean, that’s straight cliche TV there, right? Two doctors playing golf. What’s the chances of […]

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X MARKS THE SPOT

March 1, 2015 | By | Reply More
X MARKS THE SPOT

US TO UK EDITION Star Wars: Maul: Lockdown by Joe Schreiber pub: Arrow/Random House. 383 page paperback. Price: £ 8.99 (UK). ISBN: 978-0-099-54296-4) check out websites: www.delreybooks.com, www.randomhouse.co.uk and www.starwars.com

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Fudges – Laserswords (discussion).

February 1, 2015 | By | Reply More
Fudges – Laserswords (discussion).

Back in December, I left a poser with my reviewers team about fudges used in Science Fiction. What are fudges? Nothing to do with confectionary. It’s where known science is wobbled in a consistent way to allow some scientific rule or technology to work, usually under the possibility that it might one day happen. Most […]

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Imperial Handbook: A Commander’s Guide by Daniel Wallace (book review).

January 30, 2015 | By | Reply More
Imperial Handbook: A Commander’s Guide by Daniel Wallace (book review).

The fourth in Daniel Wallace’s ‘in-universe’ guides to the ‘Star Wars’ universe, the ‘Imperial Handbook: A Commander’s Guide’ is unique for two reasons. Firstly, it was originally published in a now sold-out Collector’s Box version and secondly, it was one of the last books to sneak non-canon material out under the ‘Star Wars’ brand name. […]

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